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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240191
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:07-JUN-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated Catalina Mk I
Owner/operator:202 Squadron Royal Air Force (202 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W8407
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gibraltar Bay -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Fronte, Gibraltar
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Catalina W8407 (202 Sqn) aircraft crashed at sea in Gibraltar Bay at operational flight, 7. Jun 1941.
Crew:
Flight Lieutenant G V Nicholls, Flight Sergeant J H Adamson: missing believed killed; Sergeant A L Mahon, Sergeant M Joy, Sergeant D H Button, Leading Aircraftman N L Holmes, Leading Aircraftman R C Griffiths: injured;

Sources:

AIR81/6778


Revision history:

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18-Aug-2020 10:05 Nepa Added [Operator]

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